MEET PROFESSOR WILLIAMS
Professor Lenny A. Williams, MBA
“Lenny Williams holds an MBA degree from New Jersey City University where he serves as a professor of entrepreneurship within the School of Business. He also teaches at Union, Hudson and Brookdale Community College under the business departments. Within the fields of Higher Ed., he has a strong background in enrollment management, admissions and retention. All while under the age of 30, he’s already impacted so many students inside of the classroom and has assisted hundreds more get into college.
As a speaker, Lenny has traveled nationwide and abroad spreading the message of being an effective entrepreneur. As a person who has overcome hurdles along with a masterful storytelling ability, he’s continued to strive in achieving his mission of reaching generations and reminding them that greatness can be achieved against all odds. In addition, Mr. Williams has created a scholarship program in his hometown and worked with schools and organizations such as: Yale University, Columbia University, Rutgers University, Towson University, YouTube sensation Latoya Forever,Thisis50.com, Free from 106 and Park, The Root, The Breakfast Club, NFL Players Association, and many more. ”
WHERE I'VE BEEN
Since 2013, I have spoken to numerous schools and organizations within the U.S. and Canada.
"Lenny Williams energized his audiences with an exhilarating and passionate approach that can't be matched by other speakers. Truly an unorthodox motivational speaker who has a right now word for a right now generation."
Jason Brooks, Assistant Dean of Students for Diversity, Equity & Inclusion, Emporia State University
As Director of Education & Teen Services, Lenny Wililiams is always my choice guest speaker to have work with my teens. His interactive workshops engage my teens in a way very few people can reach them . When I announce a guest speaker my teens all ask if it going to be Lenny. They always look forward to working with him. His ability to relate to and connect with the audience draws you in. He makes you WANT to hear what he has to say. It has been an absoloute pleasure working with Lenny over the years. He has provided my teens and their families with truly valuable information that is needed for their success in transitioning to college.
Amanda Kucsera, Director of Education and Teen Services, Boys & Girls Club
"Mr. Williams ability to connect and engage his audience is a big deal. His presentation feels more like a comfortable conversation. His important talking points are prepped with humor and humility. Hearing his real life take on going to college and becoming a successful person gives our high school learners hope and inspiration."
Jennifer Clearwaters, Director of Guidance Neptune Board of Education
"Lenny is one of the many mentors who has participated in numerous programs within Union County and the State of New Jersey. His purpose is to help all in acheiving college and career readinesss and to help develop our citizens with social change."